Getting Dressed

OTBC Vegan Body Scrubs

Selecting a cruelty-free vegan body scrub that both exfoliates excellently and moisturizes magnificently…but without harsh chemicals, preservatives, dyes, and fragrances and produced by a company that is making a conscious effort to respect the environment… can often seem impossible.

The same can be said about most cosmetic and skincare product.

But there are a few things to keep in mind as you shop..

 

First of all, look for the Leaping Bunny Certification or the PETA Cruelty-Free Certification stampedon the back of the product next to the ingredient list.

Next avoid products that contain animal by-products, such as…

  • Beta Carotene
  • Biotin
  • Carbamide
  • Cetyl Alcohol
  • Collagen
  • Glycerin
  • Lauric Acid
  • Myristic Acid
  • Oleic Acid
  • Palmitic Acid
  • Stearic Acid

Finally check product labels for any other concerns you might have…such as silicones, preservatives, artificial dyes, fake fragrances, gluten, and GMOs.

1.  100% Pure All Natural and Organic Body Scrub

  • Availability…(See list here)
  • Best for…moisturizing
  • Contains…shea butter, cocoa seed butter…grapeseed, acai, pomegranate, and apricot oils.
  • Fragrances…Coconut,  Vanilla Bean, French Lavender, Eucalyptus, Pink Grapefruit
  • Price…$36
  • Product Review…Makeup Alley

 

2. Florida Salt Scrubs

  • Best for…damaged skin
  • Contains…coconut oil, all natural Atlantic sea salt crystals
  • Fragrances…Key Lime, Orange, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lemongrass, Coconut, Coconut Mango, and Vanilla
  • Price…$30 for 24oz
  • Product Review…here

3.  Giovanni Salt Scrub

  • Availability…Target, CVS, Whole Foods
  • Best for…sensitive skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis
  • Contains…lemongrass, crushed mint leaves, vitamin E, grapefruit, organic sea salt! and safflower seed oil
  • Fragrances…Cool Mint Lemonade. Hot Chocolate
  • Price…$6
  • Product Review…

 

4.  Hugo Naturals

  • Availability…Whole Foods, Sprouts
  • Best for…acne and blackheads
  • Contains…Jojoba oil, sweet almond oil, Himalayan Pink Salt, grapefruit extract, and calendula extract
  • Fragrances…Brown Sugar, Creamy Coconut, French Lavender, Grapefruit, Sea Fennel and Passionflower
  • Price…$13
  • Product Review…

5.  Sibu Beauty

  • Best for…aging skin
  • Contains… sea buckthorn fruit extract, sea buckthorn oil, apricot seed oil, and aloe vera
  • Price…$25
  • Product Review…

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